The San Gabriel Mountains National Monument is a natural marvel a hop, skip and jump away – about 25 miles – from the heart of downtown Los Angeles.
President Donald Trump signed an executive order April 26 for the review of monument designations. The San Gabriel Mountains National Monument is one of about two dozen of these national monuments to be reviewed, meaning it could lose its protection as federal land with restricted use.
Former President Barack Obama designated 346,177 acres of the lands as the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument in Oct. 2014, making it the eighth national monument under Forest Service management.
Take a look at the scenic wonder: